Asian American Journalists Association, Seattle Chapter/Northwest Journalists of Color Scholarship

One-time award for Washington state high school and college students seeking careers in journalism. Awardees are also paired with a mentor, expected to join AAJA, and participate in AAJA activities. The program also offers The Founder's Scholarship, which pays for registration and airfare so a student may attend the AAJA National Convention.

Award Information

Award Amount
$250 - $1,000
Number of Awards
1 - 5
Application Deadline
May 1
Available to Class Level
Freshmen, Sophomores, Juniors, Seniors
Renewability
Not renewable

Eligibility Requirements

Minimum GPA Required
0
Ethnicity/Heritage
American Indian/Alaska Native, Asian/Pacific Islander, African-American/Black, Hispanic, African, Chinese, Indian, Japanese
Residency
None specified
Gender
None specified
Religious Affiliation
None specified
Location of College
Washington
Area of Study
Communications, Filmmaking/Video, Journalism, Photojournalism/Photography, Advertising/Public Relations, TV/Radio Broadcasting
Financial Need
Financial need analysis is required

Scholarship Sponsor

Organization
News Anchor
Asian American Journalists Association, Seattle Chapter
Address
KING TV 1501 First Avenue North
City, State, Zip
Seattle, WA , 98134
Telephone
(206) 448-3853
E-mail
lmatsukawa@king5.com
Website
Website

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